|Module 10: Hypnosis
and Other States of Consciousness
|Module 10 explains the phenomena of hypnosis. The module begins by introducing
the states of consciousness and the dual processing model.
|It then continues with a definition of what hypnosis is and
the theories of how it works.
|Hypnotic induction is discussed in detail, including the Stanford Hypnotic
Susceptibility Scale. Hypnotic suggestion and posthypnotic amnesia are
explained. The module also explains how
hypnosis can be used in everyday life.
module concludes with an application of relaxation and meditation techniques
and some research on their effectiveness.